“There aren’t really any legendary Brooklyn Nets, right? They all… They all kind of stink.” WWE SummerSlam 2015 took place at Barclays Center in Brooklyn this past weekend, and World Heavyweight champion Seth Rollins was none too kind to his hosts, as shown in the Vine video above. Granted, the Nets project to have a […]
Despite Mikhail Prokhorov’s overtures, the Brooklyn Nets got worse this offseason. The gulf from Deron Williams to Jarrett Jack is massive unless Jack takes an unprecedented leap forward in impact at 31 years old, and Jack’s new role as Brook Lopez’s chef & waiter will test a guard who averaged a career-high 3.1 turnovers per […]
So, let’s get one thing out of the way: the Nets were thoroughly dismantled Saturday night by the Atlanta Hawks, a team that might present their worst matchup in the Eastern Conference. They were on the second half of a back-to-back and their fourth game in five nights; the Hawks were on three days rest […]
Andray Blatche won’t be returning to the NBA soon, and possibly ever again. Asia-Basket reports that Blatche is set to sign a three-year deal with the Xinjiang Flying Tigers for an undisclosed amount, but an amount that would rank as the largest contract in Chinese Basketball Association history. After the best two seasons of his […]
The Andray Blatche-to-Brooklyn rumor will soon have a resolution. Brooklyn Nets general manager Billy King confirmed to Marlon Clarke of OurBKSocial that the Nets & Blatche’s representation have had discussions about a return to Brooklyn for the seven-footer, who spent the last two seasons with the Nets before leaving for China to join the Xinjiang […]
This week, we’re looking back at the series of major decisions that led to the current state of the Nets, and asking you: if you could go back, would you do it again?
These will come in (mostly) reverse chronological order. Today, we will cover the trade that brought Paul Pierce and Kevin Garnett to Brooklyn.